Hodge is a Tennessee native and is a 6-foot-2, 230-pounder from Maryville High School. He comes on a long list of running backs Jay Harbaugh has been recruiting in the 2020 class.
While Hodge may not be thought of very highly by some scouts, he has earned some pretty impressive offers across the country. Oregon, Tennessee, Penn State, Virginia Tech, Arkansas, Kentucky, Purdue and Ole Miss will all compete with Michigan for Hodge’s commitment.
Hodge is also the nephew of Dallas Cowboys’ wide receiver Randall Cobb — a Kentucky alum — who also played high school in Tennessee.
Once again, this is another low-light player who has shown a lot of speed as a ball carrier. Hodge ran an official 4.47 40-yard dash and looks lightning quick with the ball in his hands. What is even more impressive is how Hodge moves with his frame of 230 pounds as a junior. With collegiate training he could be a potential starter down the line: